*Links to media stories featuring my research or Op-Ed:
 (More than 500  print/internet  outlets and over three dozen TV & radio interviews; *Unless otherwise indicated, the story is about my gossip research.)

 Scientific American Mind Magazine

 NBC - Today Show & Tonight with Jay Leno

 The Today Show (NBC)

 The "Why Factor" (BBC)

 New York Times (testosterone & aggression study)

 Time Magazine (Haunted Houses)

The New Republic

 Newsweek (Haunted Houses)

 Business Insider (Haunted Houses)

The Daily Mail (U.K.) (The psychology of mass shootings)

Time Magazine

Trailer for CBC-TV Documentary "The Real Dirt - On Gossip"

Clip from the CBC Documentary "The Real Dirt - On Gossip"

New York Times Science Blog

My Response to New York Times Science Blog

ABC News

The Chicago Tribune


CBS News - Chicago (WBBM TV) - video

CBS News - Chicago (WBBM TV) - Text

Psychology Today Magazine (Haunted Houses)

Huffington Post  (Men & mass shootings)

Discovery News (Are we getting desenstized to mass shootings?)

Newsweek (Why mass shooters are always young men)

Morning Edition (NPR - National Public Radio) 

The Atlantic (Guns & Testosterone)

Psychology Today Magazine (Seeing Ghosts)

The Boston Globe

Associated Press story on facial beauty (Appeared in multiple newspapers)

Psychology Today Magazine (Why High School Stays with Your Forever)

MSNBC (The effects of being a "junior" - boys named after their fathers)

National Public Radio (NPR) - On Creepiness

The Smithsonian (Creepiness)

The Washington Post (Guns & Testosterone)

The Washington Post (Gossip about politicians)

The Smithsonian (Creepy Dolls)

Business Insider (Creepiness)

The Smithsonian (Awkwardness of Family Life)

"Doctor Radio" (The Psychology Underlying the Naming of Children)

Time Magazine (Techland - Judging others from their e-mails)

Success Magazine

Men's Health Magazine (Why men get a bang out of guns)

Psychology Today Magazine (Creepiness)

United Press International

The Washington Examiner

The Boston Globe (Littering)

APA Monitor on Psychology

Salon.com (Why we are drawn to particular urban scenery)

Dictionary.com (Judging others from their e-mail messages)

YouTube (Why are things creepy?)

The Guardian (U.K.) (Tourists flocking to Las Vegas to fire machine guns)

WWL Radio (New Orleans) (The psychology of fame)

Peoria Journal Star (Why we enjoy being scared)

ResearchGate.net (the home court advantage in tennis)

WGN Radio (Chicago) - (The evolutionary basis of sports rivalries - especially Bears vs. Packers)

The Conversation (Men and Mass shootings)

Detroit Newstime (Psychology of mass shootings)

Richard Dawkins Foundation (Mass Shootings)

The Singapore News (Mass Shootings)


The Examiner

The Irish Times

Slate Magazine/Slate.com

The Seattle Times

The Florida Times-Union

Forbes Woman

New York Times  Science Blog

LiveScience.com (Why we love to be scared)

Los Angeles Times (testosterone & aggression)

Minnesota Public Radio

The John Tesh Radio Show

Woman's Day Magazine

The Examiner

Sydney Morning Herald

Reason Magazine

USA Today (Ticket Scalping)

Sydney Morning Herald (Athletes behaving badly because of testosterone)

Morning Newstime (Psychology of Mass Shootings)

World News Magazine (Mass Shootings)

Myria.com (The psychology of awkward family photos)

Los Angeles Times (Dot Com Guy)

The Vancouver Sun

Talk Radio 702 (Johannesburg, South Africa) (Haunted Houses)

Business Radio (Powered by the Wharton School)

Houston Chronicle

The New Zealand Herald

Psychology Today Magazine (Heroism & Competitive Altruism)

Scroll (Mass Shootings)

The Conversation (haunted houses)

The Conversation

DailyLife.com (Australia)(e-mail mind games)

Scientific American (Testosterone & Violence)

Swedish National Radio (How is gossip different from Bullshit?)

Experience Life Magazine

Paleo for Women Health (How birth control pills can affect your love life)

Pacific Standard Magazine (Facebook Use)

TwinCities.com (Heroes)

Quartz.com (Haunted Houses)

The Conversation (Haunted Houses)

Livescience.com (Haunted Houses)


Rawstory (Haunted Houses)

Mashable.com (Haunted Houses)


Rock River Times (Haunted Houses)


Nigeria News (Haunted Houses)

The NewsMinute.com

Body & Health at Canada.com

Advanced Psychology Research (The problem of altruism)

LiveScience.com (Judging others from their e-mails)

CentralPark.com  (Why we are drawn to particular urban scenery)

The Medical Daily (Basis of heroic behavior)

Hills News

Science + Religion Today

American Express Open Forum

Braingell Radio (Aggression and heavy metal music)


Oye! Times


Misterio Press (Why is being scared out of our wits fun?)


Pop Psychology (Heroism and Competitive Altruism)

Rain from a Stranger

Philadelphia Examiner (Littering)

Brazilian Top Team (Does smiling predict the winner of MMA fights?)

Levo League


Lifehacker.com (Creepiness)

MedIndia.com (Judging others based on their e-mail messages)

EyeWitness News (Mass shootings)








The Knox Student (Cyber Love/Online Dating)

The Progressive Cynic (Guns & Aggression)

Horror/Creepy Short Stories (Creepiness)

EEBS Berenstein (Using fear to sell products)

Men's Health Magazine (Southern Africa)(Guns and testsoterone)

Psyche Life (Haunted Houses)

JobDig for Employers

JoshuaGarity.com (Facial expressions and politicians)

The Malaysian Times

Le Scienze

Allure Magazine

4D Human Being

The QuickBase Blog

TechVibes.com (Judging others from e-mail)

SkepticBlog (The Evolution of Heroic Behavior)

Children in Film.com

Back Talk: thestudentleader.com

Healthcare Quarterly


Grey Matters (Interior Design)


The Islander

Parkes Champion Post


Trade Show Experts (Design of Trade Show Exhibits)

Ask the Monsters




C-Health (Canoe.ca) - Canada

Medical News Today (testosterone & aggression)


Sydney Morning Herald (Athletes behaving badly)

Informal Coalitions

Pragma Synesi - Thoughts (testosterone & violence)

Sydney Morning Herald

Johnny Grey Studios (Melding Design and Psychology)

NationMaster.com (Littering)

Softpedia (Fear is useful & haunted houses)

The Times of India (Guns & Testosterone)

The Masculine Heart (Evolution of heroic behavior)

Management Issues

Amarillo Globe News



BT Office Furniture Blog

Eyre Peninsula Tribune

The Knox Student

EliteFitness.com (Testosterone & Rage)

RXmuscle.com ("Roid Rage")

Chester County  Ramblings

St. Louis Post-Dispatch



Collie Mail

Stephen Viscusi's Blog

West Coast Sentinel

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal (Story on DotCom Guy)

Woodstock Conservation Commission (Littering)